Waking the Body - a series of workshops
A series of movement workshops, facilitated by Angela Kennedy on the body in space, with one another, the earth.
Using principles of Body-Mind Centering, Release and Authentic Movement, we will use our imagination and the experiential to explore articulation and the joy of moving.
Suitable for beginners and practitioners wanting to deepen their body based practice.
Please wear warm loose clothing and bring a mat or blanket and appropriate footwear for outdoors workshop in June.
10.30- 4.00 pm with a break for lunch.
Saturday 28th March: Waking the Body – Will focus on proprioception through the skeleton system, articulation and effortless movement; including drawing responses.
Sunday 3rd May: Dancing the Horizon – Patterns of movement, moving from our Organ system, the breath and writing the body.
Saturday 20th June: Forest of Light – Midsummers Day; exploring embodiment and colour through walking the senses and stillness; drawing/writing and movement responses. This workshop will be in Chopwell Woods, NE39 1LT. Meet at Chopwell Woods main car park. You can now book a place directly and pay through this Event brite link: https://eventbrite.com/event/17020869880/
Refreshments will be provided for the first two workshops at Wylam venue, please bring some lunch to share.
Cost for each day workshop:
£60 full waged
£35 low waged/students/Equity/Artists’ Union England members
Venue: The Wylam Institute, Church Road, Wylam, Tyne & Wear, NE41 8AP. The village is west along the River Tyne, two train stops from Newcastle; on-street parking available.
For a booking form, to secure a place or further information, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please bring the full amount to pay on the day of the workshop.
An independent artist since 1986, Angela's practice includes performance, dance and visual art. For details of her qualifications, experience and somatic practice, please see her websites at: http://www.axisweb.org/p/angelakennedy/ and angelajanekennedy.weebly.com